hen party
noun Date: circa 1885 a party for women only

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hen Party — Hen Night (engl. „Hennenabend“), auch Hen Party ist ein vorehelicher Hochzeitsbrauch der angehenden Braut im Vereinigten Königreich, in Irland und Australien und das weibliche Gegenstück zur „Stag Party“. Die männliche Variante des vorehelichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • hen party — hen night UK / US or hen party UK / US noun [countable] Word forms hen night : singular hen night plural hen nights Word forms hen party : singular hen party plural hen parties British a celebration for a woman who is about to get married, in… …   English dictionary

  • hen party — hen parties N COUNT A hen party is a party to which only women are invited. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • hen party — hen .party n BrE informal a party for women only, that happens just before one of them gets married →↑stag party …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hen party — n. Informal a party for women only …   English World dictionary

  • hen party — ► NOUN informal ▪ a social gathering of women …   English terms dictionary

  • hen party — noun a party for women only • Hypernyms: ↑party * * * noun, pl ⋯ ties [count] Brit informal : a party for women only; especially : a party for a woman who is about to be married called also hen night * * * ˈhen party ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • hen party — n. a gossipy party attended by women. □ I have a hen party every few weeks. We love to get together. □ I wouldn’t be caught dead at one of those hen parties …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • hen party — {n. phr.}, {informal} A party to which only women or girls are invited. * /The sorority gave a hen party for its members./ Contrast: STAG PARTY. See: GO STAG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hen party — {n. phr.}, {informal} A party to which only women or girls are invited. * /The sorority gave a hen party for its members./ Contrast: STAG PARTY. See: GO STAG …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hen\ party — n. phr. informal A party to which only women or girls are invited. The sorority gave a hen party for its members. Contrast: stag party. See: go stag …   Словарь американских идиом

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